solar systems

HERC upswings incentive on rooftop solar plants installed for residential buildings

A step that might help push solar power generation in the state, the Haryana government has quadrupled the incentive given to rooftop solar plants installed under the state’s new solar policy for residential buildings, from 25p per kWh to Rs1 per kWh. The notice released from Haryana Electricity Regulatory Commission (HERC) states that from starting […]

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Suresh Prabhu to inaugurate 160kWp solar Plant at Pune Railway Station

Suresh Prabhu, the Indian Railway Minister will be inaugurating a new solar power plant at Pune’s railway station on 2nd September, 2016. The 160kWp solar plant will consist of 510 solar modules and string inverters. It is expected to meet 60% of total daytime power requirements. The plant will be generating about 600-650 units of […]

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Vivint Solar Expands Solar Energy System Sales And Financing To Three of Its Existing States

Vivint Solar has announced that it has made solar energy system purchases and financing available to homeowners in three of its existing states — Connecticut, Maryland and South Carolina. Vivint Solar’s financing relationships allow customers finance ownership of a residential solar energy system with no money down. The resulting low monthly financing payments are comparable […]

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Sungrow signs a contract with Mytrah Energy to supply 150MW inverters in India

Sungrow has announced that it has acquired a deal to supply 150 MW of inverters to solar projects in the Indian states of Telangana and Punjab. The Chinese inverter manufacturer is already active in the markets of Asia, US and Europe, and this new contract with Mytrah Energy Sungrow will be able to display its […]

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SunLink and Ganges Internationale forms joint venture for Solar Development in India

SunLink Corporation and Ganges Internationale Private Limited are currently collaborating on a tracker project located northwest of Bengaluru in the Indian state of Karnataka. Both the companies have entered into a joint venture to accelerate solar deployment in the rapidly growing Indian market. As part of its SunLink White House commitment announced last month, SunLink […]

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Greenbacker buys majority of 12.1 MW rooftop solar portfolio from OneRoof Energy

On the heels of a recent $25 million wind power investment, Greenbacker Renewable Energy Company acquired a controlling interest in a 12.1 MW portfolio of 1611 solar systems from a subsidiary of OneRoof Energy Inc., approximately for $19.75 million. The 12.1 MW systems are located on residential rooftops across seven U.S. states, including New Jersey, […]

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JinkoSolar secures three PPAs for 188 MW of solar from Mexico’s Federal Electricity Commission

JinkoSolar, one of the top Chinese solar power firms has signed a long term PPA with Mexico’s Federal Electricity Commission (Comision Federal de Electricidad). The deal includes three solar projects that were awarded in April’s inaugural power auction. JinkoSolar, which is a Tier-1 Chinese solar company, has acquired PPA for 188 MW of solar PV […]

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India sanctions scheme to develop 10 Solar Zones having at least 10000 hectares of land

The Government o India has directed authorization to implement the scheme for setting up of 10 ‘Solar Zones’ each having at least 10000 hectares of govt. or privately owned uncultivable and fallow land in one or more than one patches to encourage solar PV project developers, investors and manufacturers to help achieve the nation’s massive […]

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In conversation with Shourrya Sachdeva, Assistant Manager- Marcom, Su-Kam

The technology-driven company Su-Kam has new products in the offing as demand for renewable energy, particularly rooftop solar power systems, take off. Shourrya Sachdeva,Assistant Manager- Marcom, Su-Kam takes us through the product portfolio and shares company’s strategies to befit in the Indian market.

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